Graduation 2018

Congratulations Class of 2018! We’re so proud of you! For anyone who wasn’t able to attend graduation, we recorded the whole thing. We also took plenty of photos–take a look at a few of them below!             

Graduation Reminder

Hello everyone, The school year’s nearly over, which means graduation is just around the corner! We’d love to have you come out and support our grads as they take the next steps into their future. Please note that tickets are required to attend graduation. Graduation will take place next Friday, June 1st…

Senior Field Trip!

Seniors–the year is nearly over and we want to celebrate you! So on Wednesday, May 30th all seniors are invited to go on a field trip to Dave & Buster’s from 11:00am – 1:00pm. Any interested seniors need to turn in $20 and a permission slip to the front office. If you…

Fir Ridge Showcase

This past Thursday we held our third annual Fir Ridge Showcase! We had some incredible musical performances, poetry readings, and a huge amount of student-created art on display. Quite the success! We’d like to extend a special thank you to our art teacher, Michelle Colbert. It’s a lot of work, we know,…

Fir Ridge Showcase

Tomorrow Fir Ridge is holding it’s third annual Fir Ridge Showcase! We’ll have a student art gallery, a poetry slam, a talent show and more! The Showcase will be at Fir Ridge Campus on Thursday, April 5th from 3:00pm to 5:00pm. Refreshments provided!

Food Bank Visit!

Although we’re feeling spring on the horizon, classes continue on here at Fir Ridge. But that doesn’t mean it’s class as usual. This week, English teacher Shiela Clow took her students on a trip to the Oregon Food Bank to lend a helping hand. All hair net’d and apron’d up, the students…

The 6 P’s

This year, we’ve been working on school-wide, class-wide, and personal goals that involve the six P’s:  Produce, Prompt, Polite, Positive Mental Health, Prepared, and Participate. To help remind us all to mind our Ps the leadership class created a set of posters to hang around the school. Thank you for helping us…

Art Walk

Our art teacher, Michelle Colbert, partnered with Floyd Light English teacher Jeanne Drake on a fascinating project. Jeanne’s Advanced English students wrote poetry about their life as thirteen and fourteen year-olds, and our art classes illustrated the poems in turn! Colbert has displayed the poems and accompanying water color art in the…

Basketball Season!

The Fir Ridge Wolves are back for another season of basketball! Check out the game schedule below if you want to come out and cheer for the Wolves! Game Schedule Tuesday, January 16th at 4:00pm, Fir Ridge vs. Reynolds Learning Academy Tuesday, January 23rd at 5:00pm, Fir Ridge vs. New Urban High…

Tinker Tuesdays

Tinker Tuesdays

This year some of our staff have started a tradition dubbed Tinker Tuesdays, a designated day for them to work on something creative as a way to de-stress. It’s been so beneficial that English teacher Bobi Blue has brought Tinker Tuesdays into her classroom! Take a look at some of the fun…